Where’s YDKJ This Week? – September 16th – September 22nd

by Alice Magdziak • September 15, 2017 • EventsComments (0)1219

Want to know where we’re going each week so you can join us?  We get invited to events, hear about fun exhibits and are interested in lots of different places all the time.  Here’s what is on our radar this week. We can’t guarantee that we’ll go to all these places but there’s a good chance we’ll be at some of them.  Support local arts or get outside and do something with us!

Church Architecture Tour

Saturday, September 16th at 10am, Great Falls Welcome Center, Paterson

Please join the Paterson HPC for a guided bus tour of some of Paterson’s most notable historic churches. This tour will be guided by HPC Executive Director Gianfranco Archimede. Churches on the tour include St. Michael’s Roman Catholic Church, Bethel AME, United Presbyterian Church, and the former Masonic Temple.

$10.00 per person. Seating is limited! Please call ahead to reserve your seats!   The tour will meet at THE GREAT FALLS WELCOME CENTER, 65 MCBRIDE AVE. EXT., PATERSON, NJ 07501 (across the street from the Great Falls Overlook Park).  For more information and for reservations please contact the Historic Preservation Commission: 973-321-1220, moneill@patersonnj.gov.  Free parking available at the Great Falls Welcome Center, Overlook Park and the Paterson Museum.


Third Annual Bond Street Block Party

Saturday, September 16th from 2pm to midnight, Bond Street Complex, Asbury Park

We would love to invite you to join us on Saturday Sept 16th for our Third Annual Block Party! We’re really excited for this years line up.   2pm- Brother Andrew; 3pm- Plato Zorba; 4pm- Latewaves; 5pm- Lyons; 6pm- Shady Street Show Band; 7pm- Battery Electric; 8pm- Gay Guy/ Straight Guy; 9pm- Stained Glass; With an After Party in Capitoline’s Basement Bar featuring (21+) 10:30 Yawn Mower; 11:30 Crazy and the Brains. 

This is a Free, Family Friendly Event! So No excuses! Bring the kids and come by!

7th Annual All About Downtown Street Fair

Saturday, September 16th from 12pm to 8pm, Newark Avenue, Jersey City

Celebrate Downtown Jersey City on Saturday, September 16th with the Historic Downtown Special Improvement District’s 7th Annual All About Downtown Street Festival from Noon-8pm!  We are hosting over 250+ unique vendors from The Grove Path Plaza all the way to Coles Street!   Our kid’s area will be packed with rides, face painting, games and shops for the little ones. (First Street) 

The (The) Rock-it Docket Stage (Bay & Newark):  Live musical performances throughout the day.  Music On The Plaza (Grove Path Plaza): Rotating DJs in the Chillax Zone.  Iris Records Funky Zone (Newark at Coles): Rotating DJs throughout the day. 

Looking for a spot to kick back and enjoy a cocktail or brew?   The SOUTH HOUSE Bar & Restaurant where you can kick it Southern Style (Bay Street).  The ZeppelinHall Biergarten & Restaurantfor traditional European imports (Barrow Street). Or grab a good ol’ burger and a beer at The Left Bank Burger Bar Backyard (Jersey Ave.)

As always, our Fair ends with the amazing Grassroots Drum Parade.

New Hope Takeover VI: Acoustic Boogaloo

Saturday, September 16th at 8pm, John & Peter’s, Hew Hope, PA

It’s that time again! Third Saturday of the month can only mean it’s Takeover time!  Matt Pischl (of GoCo Band); Corey R-J & Kara; The May Darlings; Brian Erickson (of The Paper Jets); Miette; Dave Mooney; Phoebe Nixon; Justin Pope & his Orchestra

Hags Movie//Lkffct/Smock/Zach Henry/H.f.Poser/Pioneer the Eel

Saturday, September 16th at 9pm, The Meatlocker, Montclair

Hey y’all working on this ep right now which coincides with this short film that i’m making. This event will be the premiere of the movie but the songs/movie but this is not a release show of any sort. I JUST WANT THE HYPE TO BE THERE FOR THIS THING-UH-MAH-JIGGY!!!

Musicians: Zach Henry (of Halogens) I love this band!  https://halogensmusic.bandcamp.com/album/halogensLKFFCT (of AFFLICTION) https://lkffct.bandcamp.com/ Hometown Heros!; Smock kinda new but already your favorite band! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xWWcdQIqoLE&feature=youtu.be; Check em out Sept 1st for Stinkley’s birthday/ their Single release of Chug (For fans of Cake!); H.f.Poser Christian Castan of Whiner’s new noise project! He’s got an mfin Loop pEdal!!!; pioneer the eel very good bloomfield music!

Asbury Park Punk Rock Flea Market

Sunday, September 17th from 10am to 5pm, Convention Hall, Asbury Park

We’re back with the best curated Flea Market there is.#jointhefamily

Montclair Fashion Show 2017

Sunday, September 17th from 4pm to 8pm, Wellmont Theater, Montclair

The Montclair Fashion Show Bigger and Better than Ever.  Montclair Fashion Show 2017 will take place Sunday, Sept 17 from 4-8 PM at the Wellmont Theater. The show has grabbed the eye of international beauty giant Paul Mitchell. Paul Mitchell is sponsoring the event to support small business and community spirit. The Fashion show will be raising awareness and funds for SAVE of Essex and S.O.F.I.A., rape and domestic violence resource centers, respectively, headquarter’ed in Montclair.   The highly anticipated runway show includes looks from leading area retailers and designers in ready-to-wear, active wear, evening, men’s and avant garde categories. Tickets start at $10 general admission and are available at participating boutiques and at Eventbrite.com. The Wellmont Theater is located at 5 Seymour Street.   VIP Front Row and Second Row seating will be available for $50-$55, available on Eventbrite.com. VIP seats will include luxurious swag bags with Paul Mitchell curling irons and flat irons at a retail value of $100. First 1,000 guest will receive at the door a travel size pouch of styling products from Paul Mitchell.

This year’s event will also include a hair show and jewelry models, dance and aerial acrobatics from local dance companies and Air Studios. Special guest DJ Prince Hakim Bell, son of Kool & The Gang, will be spinning great music throughout the night.   Mara Gourdine, Paul Mitchell Corporate Culture Ambassador, will be hosting The Montclair Fashion Show. Mara serves as a spokesperson for the environmentally friendly, cruelty-free company at public functions, speaking to its 36-year legacy of caring for the planet and giving back to those in need.   Doors will open at 4PM at the Wellmont Theater. VIP ticket holders will be seated in the first two rows and allowed line privileges entering the event. Free food will be supplied by our local restaurants and will be made available for guests.

Kino Kimino and Francie Moon Asbury Park Punk Rock Flea Market After Party

Sunday, September 17th at 8pm, Asbury Park Brewery, Asbury Park

The Asbury Park Punk Rock Flea Market and Little Dickman Records presents Kino Kimino live at Asbury Park Brewery with very special guests Francie Moon. Spend your day at the Asbury Park Punk Rock Flea Market, checking out all the cool vendors and live music. Stick around town and check out this After Party at Asbury Park Brewery.

Annabelle Chairlegs / Smock / Spicy Girl

Sunday, September 17th at 8pm, Pet Shop JC, Jersey City

Catch Annabelle Chairlegs on tour from Austin TX!  Annbelle Chairlegs  https://www.facebook.com/ANNABELLECHAIRLEGS/; SMOCK  https://www.facebook.com/smockband/; Spicy Girl  https://www.facebook.com/spicygirlband/.   Doors @ 8   More info to come!

Tangiers Blues Band LIVE at The Iridium with Matt Rae Trio

Thursday, September 21st at 8pm, The Iridium, NYC

Come and see the Tangiers Blues Band play their brand of NYC blues with special opener Matt Rae Trio. You never know who is coming to jam! $10 off if you buy tickets on line and use promo code “tangiers”

LSC After Dark: ’90s Night

Thursday, September 21st from 6pm to 10pm, Liberty Science Center, Jersey City

Grab your flannel, slap on your bracelet, and set the VCR to tape “Friends” because LSC After Dark is teaming up with Midnight Market NJ to throw a ‘90s party!  Join us Thursday, September 21 for “90s Night,” 6 to 10 PM. Tickets are $20 when purchased online, and $5 more when purchased at the door.

At this event, you’ll get to:

–Take apart gadgets from the ’90s (think VCRs, floppy disks, etc.) and learn about the pieces that made these machines work
–Get a ’90s makeover (frosted or grungy!) courtesy of the School of Makeup Effects
–Participate in our Slime Lab, in true ’90s Nickelodeon style
–Experience a “Weird Al” Yankovic Laser Show
–Channel your inner Carrie Bradshaw with a cosmo from the Martini Bar
–Rock out on the dance floor with DJ Dancing Tony
–Explore all the exhibits at LSC, including Touch Tunnel, Infinity Climber, and Eat and Be Eaten
–Enjoy $5 food plates, courtesy of vendors from Midnight Market NJ. Cash only please!

Vendor List:  MozzArepas; Luke’s Empanadas; Taste of Poland JC; Eemas Cuisine; Delenio; Yani’s Bake House; Ben & Jerry’s 

LSC After Dark parties are the third Thursday of every month at Liberty Science Center. Guests 21 and over can enjoy an after-hours adventure featuring cocktails, food, music, dancing, laser shows, exhibits, and more.

Jessica Lynn at Stanhope House – Main Stage

Friday, September 22nd at 6pm, Stanhope House, Stanhope

Jessica Lynn at Stanhope House – Main Stage.  Featuring:  Leah Marie Fuls; Justin Mannick

Indian Summer 2017 – SEPT 22-24

Friday through Sunday, September 22nd-24th, Anchor’s Bend, Asbury Park

The organizers of Indian Summer, the Asbury Park Bazaar & the Asbury Park Boardwalk are proud to announce, Indian Summer will return to the north beach at Anchors Bend for a full weekend of music, shopping, food & drinks and a celebration of “Locals Summer”, September 22-24!  Friday night will be our free kick off party while Saturday and Sunday will feature two full days of music with doors at noon and live music going till 10pm. Saturday’s show will be headlined by The Parlor Mob with direct support from Rye Coalition while Sunday’s headliner will be Band of Changes featuring Chris Harford, Joe Russo, Robbie Seahag, Scott Metzger, and Dave Dreiwitz. For a full list of bands playing, head over to our website for the full list of bands and times.

FESTIVAL TICKETS:  Saturday Advance Ticket: $26 ( http://www.ticketmaster.com/event/000052DBFBC08F71 ); Sunday Advance Ticket: $15 ( http://www.ticketmaster.com/event/000052DBFBC48F7C ); Full Weekend Pass: $35 ( http://www.ticketmaster.com/event/000052DBFEE29136 ). 

CAMPING TICKETS (comes with weekend pass): $200. Full Weekend Pass for four people PLUS one overnight campsite to accommodate up to four.  ( https://www.eventbrite.com/e/indian-summer-beach-camping-2017-tickets-35792996817 ). 

ALL SHOWS 21+  * Rain location inside Convention Hall  – For more info and updates: http://www.indiansummerap.com/

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